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Shot from @reuterspictures of the day justifies seminar about context all on its own (especially in light of Russia/E Euro threat). Conjures so many pix of desperate Haitians & Latin Americans asylum seekers at US/Mexico border--until you read: "from Ukraine." #ForeignPolicy

Nice shot by @KentNish of McCarthy, House GOP presser. Mostly blonde, male, lockstep. (@gettyimages of the week)

From #thedailies: As Covid exposes weak health system, US hospitals pushing moral boundaries including calling in infected staff & cherry-picking talent from poor global south (NYT). Visually, askance glances drive home both storylines.

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